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Who's Applying!? :]

memaw12memaw12 Registered User Posts: 158 Junior Member
edited December 2011 in Lewis & Clark College
Anyone else applying to L&C for 2012? If so, EA or RD? Can't wait to get this Application in!!! :D
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Replies to: Who's Applying!? :]

  • outdoors12outdoors12 Registered User Posts: 52 Junior Member
    I just sent in my app for EA today!
  • memaw12memaw12 Registered User Posts: 158 Junior Member
    Oh nice! I'm still working on my essays! Lol :)
  • 5boys5boys Registered User Posts: 1,775 Senior Member
    My S is applying EA. He submitted his Supplement but is still fine tuning his essays. Will probably submit next week. He is uber excited!!!
  • Erin's DadErin's Dad Super Moderator Posts: 35,742 Super Moderator
    L&C is a great place. Good luck to all.
  • sunmachinesunmachine Registered User Posts: 824 Member
    S2 is applying EA. 5boys, can you send in the supplement before the common app? Just wondering.
  • 5boys5boys Registered User Posts: 1,775 Senior Member
    sunmachine.. Yes, you can submit your supplements before you submit the big CA.. you just click on supplement and then have them fill it out... it asks a few short questions, and then hit submit. He has already sent his test scores as well.
  • sourpatchkid3sourpatchkid3 Registered User Posts: 16 New Member
    Submitted today EA!! So excited!
  • kenzie1992kenzie1992 Registered User Posts: 1,003 Senior Member
    Class of '15 here :) Good luck you guys! Hopefully I'll see you next year :)
  • Lily2012Lily2012 Registered User Posts: 76 Junior Member
    me too! haven't submitted yet - working on essays! and waiting on SAT IIs so I won't be able to submit until approx Oct 20. you guys are so on top of it, I'm jealous! hey chance me please? :)
    from a central california public school, ~800 kids
    3.57 UW GPA, 3.93 W
    Grades: As and Bs split pretty evenly I think, with 5 (yikes) Cs sprinkled throughout my transcript. However, I am expecting to have really strong grades this year (with 3 APs)
    1 ap soph yr, 4 jr yr (BIG MISTAKE), 3 sr yr = 8 total
    my grade trend is: good fresh yr, a little worse soph year, worse jr yr, great sr yr
    5 on AP lit test, 4s on euro hist and us hist
    class rank: #32/15% with W GPA (as of the end of last year)
    SAT: 1800 (not going to submit this)
    ACT: 29 (definitely using this instead)
    SAT IIs: waiting on results
    moderately strong ECs - newspaper, special biotech program, Pony Club (non-school related), several clubs, founded harry potter club, internship at a winery/vineyard, tutored in English, weekend job at a horse training barn for several years. that's all I can think of off the top of my head.

    unrelated, but I'm also applying at a bunch of UCs, Willamette, Santa Clara U, USF, Occidental, Cal Poly, Chapman, Boulder, U of Portland, and maybe Bryn Mawr.
  • Lily2012Lily2012 Registered User Posts: 76 Junior Member
    PS I'm submitting EA to all my privates to (hopefully) increase my chances
  • HolyMarooshHolyMaroosh Registered User Posts: 13 New Member
    You seem to be average or slightly above for L&C's applicants! You should do fine.

    I just sent out my application tonight so will have my counselor send out the transcript, test scores, etc. tomorrow. Does anyone know how long it takes for L&C to get back with students who apply EA?
  • Lily2012Lily2012 Registered User Posts: 76 Junior Member
    don't they let you know by January something? sorry I'm not much help haaha.


    I am going up in November to look at it and am getting the entire package - interview, class observation, overnight, and tour! so excited! doing the same thing at willamette then too.
  • colomomcolomom Registered User Posts: 55 Junior Member
    D just submitted everything last night. Whew! Keeping our fingers crossed for 1) admission and 2) some good merit aid!
  • kenzie1992kenzie1992 Registered User Posts: 1,003 Senior Member
    I was notified via email of my EA acceptance on Friday, December 17th last year.
  • 5boys5boys Registered User Posts: 1,775 Senior Member
    My S submited his EA app this weekend and had an interview yesterday. The interviewer and my S got along great and they ended up talking for awhile.. he was the Dean of Admissions. He told my S he was a VERY strong applicant for admission.. he hopes this is a good sign.. he was excited to say the least. My S said he asked him a hard question.. he asked him, " what other schools are you applying to and what would you do if you got into all of them?".. my S had a great answer.. but he said it definitely stumped him for a minute.
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